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Why visit Chernobyl?

chernobyl disaster

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On April 25 1986, the worst nuclear disaster in human history took place when an accident occurred at Chernobyl’s nuclear reactor No.4 in the Ukraine.

Repercussions were terrible and long-lasting, with nuclear fallout detected across the whole of Europe, resulting in thousands of people being evacuated, leaving a deserted town in the wake.

Best Places to visit in Peru that aren’t Machu Picchu

Ballestas Islands, near Paracas

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Home to some of the most spectacular topography in the world, Peru adventure holidays promise to inspire even the most seasoned travellers.

This is a beguiling land where ancient sites, colonial culture and modern traditions rub shoulders in an unimaginable fashion. Although Machu Picchu is one of the country’s most iconic treasures, there is so much more to discover here.

Views from the Path: The Best Hiking Trails in Europe

The Amalfi Coast, Italy

Sometimes travel is about sticking to the main roads, but bold explorers know the excitement that comes from hiking off the beaten path and discovering that breath-taking lookout, experiencing the landscape on your own two feet, and rambling through unspoiled rural beauty. From trekking the ‘Path of the Gods’ to following one of the world’s oldest pilgrim routes and beyond, a walking tour can be the best way to experience first-hand the beauty, history, and fresh air of your journey, not just the destination. Here are our picks for the best hiking trails in Europe.

Around the World in Music

Salsa

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Join us on a hip-wiggling, musical journey as we explore the sounds and rhythms from across the globe from North to South and East to West. Discover a wealth of musical styles that are at the beating heart of cultural and exotic locations.

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